Today’s guest is Bedros Keuilian, someone who I connected with through our mutual friend Craig Ballantyne, who has also appeared on this podcast. Craig shared with me how Bedros is using paid traffic to effectively sell $25,000 fitness franchises (as you’ll hear he’s now getting $30,000 for each franchise).
Bedros is a best-selling author, speaker and business consultant, as well as the founder and CEO of Fit Body Boot Camp, one of the nation’s fastest-growing franchises with nearly 700 locations worldwide.
In this episode he talks all about his journey to get to where he is today, coming to the United States as a young immigrant with his family from Armenia. You’ll hear how Bedros learned the value of good customer service at such a young age, why he got into fitness and the role that having mentors played in his learning of marketing and sales techniques.
After starting out as a personal trainer, Bedros moved online promoting his Fit Body Boot Camps and he’s now teaching their franchisees to position themselves to succeed in a crowded market.
You’ll hear how Bedros has such a clear understanding of his ideal target customer, and the ways he’s successfully leveraging brand awareness to lower his Facebook advertising costs and continue to attract the right franchises, and so much more.
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On the Show Today You’ll Learn:
- The reasons Bedros decided to focus on one thing – and do it better than anyone else
- How he uses their branding to attract their ideal customers as franchisees and the way he uses Facebook ads to do this
- Bedros’ Facebook ads strategy and funnel, including his use of case studies of other franchisees in his marketing
- What his ad copy and images looks like
- How Bedros was able to bring his cost for completed “Expression of Interest” forms from potential franchisees down from $185 to $30 each
- Why the lowest cost per leads isn’t always a good thing when it comes to Facebook advertising
- How Bedros overcame issues with his Facebook advertising accounts and why despite testing advertising on multiple social media platforms, Facebook is the most effective for his business
- The mindset shifts he made in order to think better and the what he’s done to evolve into a better leader
Links & Resources Mentioned in this Episode:
Instagram.com/RickMulready – direct message for info on the Accelerator Group Coaching Program
Empire Podcast Show w/Craig Ballantyne
Episode #193: How He Used Instagram Stories to Sell Over $500K in High-Ticket Workshops with Craig Ballantyne
Episode #204: Positioning: How to Cut Through the Noise In a Crowded Space with Kira Hug
Book: The 10X Rule by Grant Cardone
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